20 Most Recent Toshiba PDR-M60 Digital Camera Questions & Answers


This is an 11 year old camera....I doubt you will be able to find a manual anywhere. A camera this simple and old should be easy to figure out...is there something you need to know? If you can be specific, we can help. I might also suggest you consider upgrading to a new, modern camera.

Toshiba PDR-M60... | Answered on Jul 23, 2011


Before you connect the camera to the computer, install the drivers from the cd which came with it.

Toshiba PDR-M60... | Answered on Jun 29, 2011


Smartmedia cards are outdated and 4mb is less common although still available. Could you use a larger capacity smartmedia card, say 64mb or 128mb? - they are less expensive and easier to get. Suggest you try second hand on an online auction site

Toshiba PDR-M60... | Answered on Dec 11, 2010


Hello i hope u 'll be fine.... thanks for using fixya.

To download free driver for your Toshiba PDR-M60.
After clicking downloading 'll automatically start, just download then install it on your PC and Enjoy
I hope this solution will helpful 4 u. Best of luck
Please do rate if it is helpful
THANKS

Toshiba PDR-M60... | Answered on Mar 11, 2010


Forget the ads, you will find all the drivers for your camera here.

http://www.toshiba.com/taisisd/isd_svc/svcdsc/drivers.shtml

Good luck!

Toshiba PDR-M60... | Answered on Mar 11, 2010


Make sure the ac adaptor ius the right polarity for the camera, negative outside plug and positive centre,also make sure the voltage output of the charger is correct 5 volts dc.You do not need batteries as well as the charger.

Toshiba PDR-M60... | Answered on Feb 19, 2010


Hi,

You can download the complete user manual from:
http://imageuploads.googlecode.com/files/pdrm60.pdf

You'll require Adobe PDF Reader installed on your PC to view this manual. If it is not already installed on your PC, download it free from: http://get.adobe.com/reader/

Hope this solves your problem. For more help and clarifications, please reply to this post. Thanks

Toshiba PDR-M60... | Answered on Sep 06, 2009


I have the cd if you would like please contact me. [email protected]

Toshiba PDR-M60... | Answered on Mar 23, 2009


I have that same camera along with the installation cd, but I haven't used it in a long time. I ran across it today and tried to get some pictures off the card but I can't get it to work with this computer which has XP MCE sp3 on it. I guess I need new driver for xp but can't find where I can download it. What operation system do you have?

Toshiba PDR-M60... | Answered on Jan 27, 2009


Cost me $120 to fix mine.

Toshiba PDR-M60... | Answered on May 25, 2008


Use the resolution button on the top of the camera by the LCD display. One button is for selecting Flash. One button is for the self-timer. The middle button is for resolution. Press the button repeatedly to cycle through the options. One Star for Basic. Two Stars for Normal. Three Stars for Fine (High Quality). HALF means half the amount of data, perfect for e-mails and screen savers. FULL means full data, perfect for prints.

Toshiba PDR-M60... | Answered on Sep 15, 2005


There are several factors that can contribute to getting better focus and improved results. 1. Auto Focus / Auto Exposure lock. Press the shutter button down HALF WAY. The camera will attempt to adjust exposure to the current lighting environment for maximum benefit. Then the camera will automatically correct the focus based on objects in the center of the display. If the camera can automatically set the focus and exposure, the LED by the viewfinder will turn GREEN. If the camera can not adjust the settings automatically, the LED will turn RED. This process usually takes about two to three seconds. 2. Be sure not to cover the sensor on the front of the camera with your finger. This will disable the automatic focus and exposure controls. 3. Only us the MACRO MODE (Flower Icon) for CLOSE-UP photography. Be sure to use MACRO MODE if you are taking pictures of an object at less than six inches away. Using MACRO MODE improperly will result in poor focus. 4. Rely on the Rear LCD Display. When in doubt, trust the LCD. The LCD will display the subject more accurately than the viewfinder. This will help with "framing" the subject, or determining if you have enough light for proper exposure. 5. Motion can cause a "blur" effect. Either motion of the subject, or motion by the photographer. This phenomenon is just like traditional photography. Moving objects may appear to blur, and this will be even more evident in lower lighting situations as the shutter speed slows down to allow for more light. The shutter will react faster in bright light, and motion will not be as apparent.

Toshiba PDR-M60... | Answered on Sep 15, 2005


1. If the camera can not focus on a subject, or can not determine the appropriate exposure setting, the camera will beep and disable the shutter button. This is to avoid improper processing of the image. This is usually due to either poor lighting conditions or movement. 2. The camera Flash Element requires ten seconds to recharge between images. Although the camera is ready to continue capturing images almost immediately in bright (daylight) settings, if you are using Flash photography the Flash element will need to charge between shots. If you try to take a picture before the Flash is charged, the camera will beep and disable the shutter button. Once the Flash unit is fully charged (10 seconds), the camera is ready to continue. 3. The batteries may be running low. LCD Display, Flash, and Playback use much more power than taking pictures. It is possible to quickly consume battery power, even if you are not taking many pictures. Try turning the Mode Dial to the OFF position to recycle power. If the camera beeps and will not take a picture under normal conditions, you may need to change batteries.

Toshiba PDR-M60... | Answered on Sep 15, 2005


Your camera requires four AA size batteries.There are several factors that contribute to battery life: NiMH: This is the best solution for enjoyment and cost savings. NiMH batteries typically last longer per charge than the average alkaline batteries. NiMH batteries are rechargeable batteries, so they can be used several times and thereby reduce the expense of continually purchasing new batteries. NiMH batteries are typically sold with a power adapter for charging. The life of these batteries can often be determined by the mAh rating, the higher the mAh rating on the battery, the longer that they will last. NiMH batteries do not have the memory effect associated with NiCd batteries, which means that these batteries can be recharged at any time and at your convenience (you do not have to wait for the batteries to completely drain between charges). Lithium: Energizer has introduced a new series of Lithium batteries that provide optimum performance and long life for disposable AA size batteries. Laboratory studies shows that Lithium batteries last more than three times as long as standard Alkaline batteries. This means many more hours of fun and satisfaction with your digital camera. These lithium batteries are not rechargeable, they are long lasting. Alkaline: Using the LCD display, downloading images, playback, zoom and flash all require some battery power to operate and may decrease the number of shots per set of batteries. Performance may also vary based on the Alkaline batteries selected. To significantly increase battery life, be sure to turn off the LCD when it is not in use. The LCD consumes the most amount of battery power. The benefit of being able to use alkaline batteries is that you can find then almost anywhere if needed. Manganese: If you are using manganese batteries, the typical battery life will be about 2 - 5 shots. Then the camera will indicate that battery power is low and may shut-down. To avoid this experience, use either Alkaline or NiMH batteries. Optimum Solution: Use a set of NiMH batteries for longer use and to reduce the expense of continually buying new batteries. It may also be a good idea to keep a spare set of NiMH batteries for other devices that require AA size batteries on a regular basis. Use AA Alkaline batteries when the NiMH batteries need to be recharged and you want to continue enjoying the use of your camera.

Toshiba PDR-M60... | Answered on Sep 15, 2005


If you should see the warning message "CARD ERROR" in the LCD Display, please check the following: Always choose reliable quality SD Cards. Toshiba Digital Cameras are tested for maximum performance with Toshiba SD Cards, Delkin SD Cards and Panasonic SD Cards. These are leading brands in the development of standard SD technology. Performance by other brands of SD cards may vary. Check the LOCK switch on the SD Card. The camera can not save images to an SD Card when it is in the lock protected position. If the SD Card is NEW, it may be necessary to FORMAT the card. This only applies to NEW SD Cards. If you format a card with images, all images will be erased. You can FORMAT your card periodically to maximize capacity and erase 'unseen' files, please be sure to download all images before choosing FORMAT as all images will be erased. Your Toshiba Digital Camera is designed for use with SD Cards. MultiMedia Cards are similar in size and shape to SD Cards, although with close inspection you will find that SD Cards have a different 'PIN" connection configuration, are slightly thicker in size, and have a manual slide LOCK switch on the side. Toshiba Digital Cameras are not designed or guaranteed to accept MultiMedia Cards. Please be sure to look for SD Cards from Toshiba, Panasonic and Delkin, the leaders in SD Card Technology.

Toshiba PDR-M60... | Answered on Sep 11, 2005


a) This is not a camera

b) Have you looked in the manual ?

Toshiba Cameras | Answered on Nov 30, 2019

Not finding what you are looking for?
Toshiba PDR-M60 Digital Camera Logo

Popular Tags

19 questions posted

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Toshiba Cameras Experts

Ekse

Level 3 Expert

13434 Answers

Lawrence Oravetz

Level 3 Expert

10543 Answers

Harrie

Level 3 Expert

6740 Answers

Are you a Toshiba Camera Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

View Most Popular

Toshiba Cameras

  • Toshiba Cameras

Most Popular Question

looking memory card 4mb smartmedia

  • Cameras
Loading...